Victoria Moores

European Editor/Bureau Chief , Air Transport World

Victoria Moores joined Air Transport World as our London-based European Editor/Bureau Chief on 18 June 2012. Victoria has nearly 20 years’ aviation industry experience, spanning airline ground operations, analytical, journalism and communications roles.

Victoria began her aviation career in 1997, working in airline ground operations in the UK and Belgium for British Midland International. She returned to the UK in late 2001 and took on the role of operations analyst for Bombardier Flexjet Europe, gaining experience in the business aviation sector.

In 2003, she joined Reed Business Information as an aviation journalist for its Flightglobal titles. After six years writing for newswire Air Transport Intelligence, Victoria became Features Editor of Airline Business magazine in spring 2009.

Most recently Victoria was General Manager Communications for the Association of European Airlines (AEA), an industry body which represents the interests of 34 major European network carriers. In this role, she was responsible for directing the association’s media relations strategy.

Victoria holds an Air Transport MSc from Cranfield University and a business degree from The University of Derby.

Posts by Victoria Moores

in Need I say Moores Apr 21, 2016

Customer choice

Airbus is hoping passengers will seek out its Airspace cabin and proactively buy flights because they are operated by Airbus products, but how many....More
in Need I say Moores Jan 26, 2016

Europe’s 2016 crystal ball reading

Just as we hit ‘Back to the Future Day’ in 2015 without all the film’s futuristic innovations coming true, the reality of European air transport in....More
in Need I say Moores Dec 22, 2015

Christmas presence

As a journalist, I receive some pretty wacky announcements, but Santa formally opening a set of airport restrooms takes this year’s festive top spot....More
in Need I say Moores Dec 02, 2015

O’Leary is still O’Leary

Since Ryanair launched its Always Getting Better initiative, Michael O’Leary has been biting his tongue but occasionally his colorful spirit still....More
in Need I say Moores Nov 20, 2015

Technology gap

African airlines largely skipped internet distribution and went directly to mobile, but they have to get the basics right before adding more frills....More
in Need I say Moores Oct 29, 2015

An alternative safety demonstration

This is more than your run of the mill comedy cabin briefing; it’s an extremely elegant Emirates performance at Lisbon’s Estadio de Luz stadium....More
in Need I say Moores Oct 23, 2015

Strength in numbers

Five big airlines may make up 51% of the European market, but 136 smaller carriers account for the remaining 46% and they also have a voice....More
in Need I say Moores Oct 09, 2015

French revolution

The English saying “to take the shirt from somebody’s back” took on a whole new meaning after tensions erupted between Air France and its unions....More
in Need I say Moores Sep 25, 2015

Routes 2015: African headwinds

The pessimist complains about the wind; the optimist expects it to change; the realist adjusts the sails. African carriers need to be realists, or....More
in Need I say Moores Sep 15, 2015

Bloodbath, or just a scratch? ​

Predictions of an impending “bloodbath” among European airlines have become as much a feature of winter as the first Christmas decorations appearing....More